1. Hippos

    Transboundary biosphere reserve connects people and nature

    In the densely populated delta of the Mono river on the border of Togo and Benin conflicts arose between humans and... Read more

  2. Blue-throated Macaw on next box (c) Aidan Maccormick

    Creating a blue birds nesting haven

    With as few as 250-300 individuals in the wild, the odds of survival for the blue throated macaw were looking pale.... Read more

  3. Forest degradation in Bugoma Forest Reserve

    Halting illegal encroachment into Uganda’s Bugoma forest

    The Bugoma Forest Reserve, situated in the Hoima district in western Uganda, is... Read more

  4. Elephants

    Innovative information networks to predict and prevent poaching

    To save elephants from the threat of extinction we need to get better at predicting... Read more

  5. Masai

    Engaging communities to protect and secure space for wildlife

    Over 70% of Kenya’s wildlife is found outside of formally protected areas, on community... Read more

  6. Participatory video

    Farmers learning more sustainable practices

    Aided by a self-made video, farmers in India have succeeded in convincing their fellow villagers to stop burning... Read more

  7. Shea tree, Foto Marco Schmidt

    People and nature alike benefit from local management

    Increased population pressure drove local farmers into Mole National Park to hunt and harvest timber. The elephants... Read more

  8. Forest inventory, Foto: CBD

    Protection for species treasure trove

    With support from IUCN NL, Vietnam’s Centre for Biodiversity and Development (CBD) has... Read more

  9. Orang Utan, Foto: Greg Hume

    Orang-utan pushed to the brink by palm oil plantations in Borneo

    Rapidly expanding palm oil plantations across Borneo are replacing the habitat of the... Read more

  10. Mouflon

    Safe haven for unique Armenian flora and fauna

    Leasing a unique nature area in the Caucasus allows vulnerable species to be protected... Read more